Personal Health History Workshop opens for registration through Oct 13
Deadline to pre-register is October 13
The Southern University Agricultural Land-Grant Campus’ Family and Human Development Unit will host a Personal Health History Workshop, Tuesday, Oct. 31, at the SU Ag Center, 181 B.A. Little Dr., from 9am to 2:30pm.
The free workshop will show individuals how to create a personal health history journal that can be used to keep track of not only their health history, but also the health history of their family’s including illnesses, medications, treatments and any past medical procedures. This information is often asked for by medical professionals when being admitted to the emergency room or seeing a doctor for the first time.
Topics covered during the workshop will include:
- Knowing Your Family Medical History
- How to Get The Most from Your Doctor’s Visit
- What’s a Power of Attorney
- What’s a Living Will
- Eating Healthy at Every Age
- Harmful Effects of Tobacco
- USDA Rural Housing Repair Program
The event is free, but pre-registration is required. To request a registration form or to pre-register, email firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com or call 225-771-2583, 225-771-3704.